Friday, February 13, 2015
Shares in Taiwan closed higher Thursday as late-session buying emerged, giving a boost to large-cap stocks and helping the broader market to recoup early losses, dealers said.
Popular clothing brand Hennes & Mauritz (H&M) held a fashion party as a warm-up for the opening of its first ever store in Taiwan on Wednesday.
Thursday, February 12, 2015
Beef chop suey is not considered internal organs and therefore, it is unreasonable to prohibit its import, said Economics Minister John Deng (鄧振中), who is currently visiting Washington, D.C.
Taiwan's three science parks posted record-high revenue of NT$2.35 trillion last year, led by the integrated circuits (IC) industry, the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST, 科技部) said yesterday.
Shares of Innolux Corp. (群創) rose sharply Wednesday morning after the flat panel maker reported a more than 50 percent sequential increase in net profit in the fourth quarter of 2014 on strong demand for large-sized screens, dealers said.
Chinese foreign direct investment into Europe appears to be becoming a fixture after hitting a record US$18 billion (15.9 billion euros) last year, with food and agriculture the top draw, a report said Wednesday.
The U.S. dollar rose against the New Taiwan dollar Wednesday, gaining NT$0.062 to close at NT$31.564 as traders parked their funds in the U.S. currency ahead Greek debt negotiations later this week, dealers said.
Shares in Taiwan closed higher Wednesday as Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC, 台積電) got a boost from a higher-than-expected cash dividend proposal, attracting strong foreign institutional buying, dealers said.
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
Japan and Mongolia signed a free trade agreement Tuesday that is expected to open the landlocked frontier market to more Japanese auto exports and strengthen Tokyo's leverage with a key partner in its dealings with North Korea.
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company's (TSMC, 台積電) sales surged 69.4 percent to NT$87.12 billion in January, the highest gross when compared with the same month in past years.